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Killin Name Meaning

Scottish: perhaps a habitational name from Killin in Perthshire. Irish: variant of Killeen. According to Reaney and Wilson, a variant of Killing, a habitational name from Kelling in Norfolk or Nunkeeling in Humberside.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Killian, Dillon, Killen, Killion, Millen, Ballin, Skillen, Gillin

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Killin Family Origin

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Killin Family Occupations

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  • Journalier

    19%
  • Lab

    19%
  • Farm Labor

    13%
  • Charwoman

    6%

In 1881, the most common Killin occupation in Canada was Journalier. 19% of Killin's were Journaliers. A less common occupation for the Killin family was Charwoman. Journalier, Lab and Farm Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Killin.

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Killin Historical Records

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Killin Life Expectancy

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